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Old 07-14-2017, 02:22 PM   #1
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GUI login screen bounces me back to login screen after i enter passwd


Hello Guys/Gals

So i want to login to one of my VMs but when i enter my password in GUI it bounces me back to the login screen. When i press Ctl+Alt+F2 and go into single user mode i can login just fine. Why is it doing this and how can i fix this issue?

Thanks a bunch!
 
Old 07-14-2017, 06:38 PM   #2
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Check this out: https://askubuntu.com/questions/2104...terminal-works
 
Old 07-16-2017, 12:12 PM   #3
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Did you recently change one of your ~/Xsession, ~/xinitrc, or other X-related scripts? I was playing with some of them on my machine earlier, and they override the defaults (in /etc/X11 or similar) and if your new scripts don't take care of what the deafults do, then you'll have problems

If you have them, try moving them to a different directory and try logging in again.
 
  


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